Talbot Humane continues to grow and change. This means from time to time we may have employment opportunities for those friends with a strong work ethic, dedication to our mission, and love for the animals of our community.
Animal Control Officer-1
Talbot Humane is hiring for the position of Animal Control Officer-1 for our contracted role as the Talbot County Animal Control Authority.
This position is responsible to enforce county animal control ordinances, state anti-cruelty laws, respond to complaints of animal control problems including stray, noisy or dangerous animals and complaints of cruelty and neglect on domestic animals.
Employees in this position require knowledge of animal control ordinances, the ability to investigate complaints, to write clear concise and objective reports for supervisory review and for evidence in court cases and Animal Control Board hearings. General guidelines exist such as, Animal Control Ordinances, standard operating procedures and policies. Judgment is used in negotiating with the public in hostile situations regarding the handling and treatment of animals.
Potential applicants must possess a clear driving record, valid drivers license, clear criminal background check, have knowledge of multiple species of animals, have the ability to lift, carry and pull. Comfortable handling different species of animals. Be able to work weekends and holidays.
Competitive salary and benefits package.
For the full description of the position and pay click here: ACO I Job description
Photo ID required at time of all applications.